RBI Grade B Vacancy 2019

Reserve Bank of India will announce the RBI Grade B Recruitment drive for the post of Officer through an official notice. As per the official notification, the total number of RBI Grade B Vacancy is 199 for several departments.

  • In this post, we have provided the department-wise vacancy details.
  • The RBI Grade B Application Form has been released. Candidates can apply online from 21st September to 11th October 2019.

RBI Grade B Vacancy 2019

  • Candidates have released the  RBI Grade B Vacancy 2019 on the official website.
  • Here, candidates can check vacancy in the table-
Posts Vacancy
RBI Grade B (GEN) 156
RBI Grade B (OBC) 20
RBI Grade B (SC/ST) 23
Total 199

RBI Grade B Previous Year Vacancy (2018)

A total number of 166 vacancies was filled last year by the candidates who have been selected for the specific posts-

Post UR SC ST OBC Total
General Grade B Officer 64 20 10 33 127
DEPR Grade B Officer 11 4 1 6 22
DSIM Grade B Officer 11 1 3 2 17
Total 166

RBI Grade B Selection Process

To clear the RBI Grade B Selection Process, there are 3 stages- Prelims, Mains and Interview. Brief of all the stages are given below-


  • There are a total of 4 Subjects in Prelims-
    • English Language
    • Reasoning Ability
    • Numerical Aptitude
    • General Awareness
  • The total number of questions is 200, with a duration of 120 minutes (2 hours).
  • For each correct answer, candidates will obtain 1 marks, and for each wrong answer, there is a negative marking of 0.25 (1/4).
  • Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the minimum aggregate cut-off marks.

Mains (Written Exam)

  • This part is both Objective and Subjective.
  • There are 3 different question papers would be there- (Phase I, Phase II & Phase III).
    • Paper I (Objective)- Economical and Social Issues.
    • Paper-II (Descriptive Test)- English Writing Skills
    • Paper III (Objective)- Finance and Management or Economics or Statistics (Optional among these).
  • The total time will be allotted for 90 minutes and is of 100 marks for each section.
  • Paper I & III will bilingual in Hindi and English.

RBI Grade B Vacancy


  • The interview will be taken by the panel of 4-5 Beaurecrats/ Psychologists.
  • The theme of the interview would be general perception towards the nation, the Indian government and the knowledge of the Indian Banking and International Banking.
  • The candidates who cleared there written exam ( Paper I+Paper-II+Paper III) on the basis of min aggregate marks, will call for the interview.
  • The interview will be taken either in Hindi or in English.
  • Final Selection will prepare on the basis of the merit list, by adding the marks of the written exam and the interview.

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